Abuja, Nigeria. The Groundbreaking Ceremony of the Theological Institute for Consecrated Life in Africa (TICLA) took place on Saturday, 10th of November 2018 in Nigeria’s capital city of Abuja. The prayers were led by His Eminence John Cardinal Onaiyekan, Metropolitan Archbishop of Abuja with the presence of Fr. Henry Omonisaye, CMF, General Consultor and animator of the Institutes for Consecrated Life in the Congregation. Fr. Daniel Onyeayana, CMF, Major Superior of the Independent Delegation of West Nigeria was also present along with the Claretians of the said Organism, some representatives of Religious Congregations present in the city. The chief of Gaba where the TICLA is located was also present with them.
TICLA will celebrate its Consecrated Life Week next week and the conference on Collaborative Ministry in Mission shall be held on the 13th to the 16th of November at the Daughters of Divine Love Retreat and Conference Centre in Enugu, Nigeria.